The Smith family were ordinary people who risked all when they voyaged from England to The Great South Land [Australia] in an endeavour to make their fortune on the gold-fields.
Freeman Cobb was an American businessman who, in January 1854, began Cobb & Co: Australia's first true passenger stage-coach service, which became a long-running success.
John Payne was a 23-year- old English aristocrat whose father banished him to the gold-rush Colony of Victoria in 1853. He became a successful cattle-duffer and horse-thief who was better-known as Bogong Jack.
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